The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 124 156 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.45% 17.87% 22.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.10% 59.09% 72.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 85 61
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £177 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £23.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -19.82%
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Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
238 264 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.81% 30.24% 31.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 146 87
Average daily rate £389 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 206 (82.07%) SC Cleared
2 116 (46.22%) ITIL
3 98 (39.04%) DV Cleared
4 84 (33.47%) Microsoft
5 61 (24.30%) MS Office
6 58 (23.11%) MS Excel
7 57 (22.71%) Service Management
8 52 (20.72%) Windows
9 43 (17.13%) HP
10 41 (16.33%) PRINCE2
11 36 (14.34%) Project Management
12 31 (12.35%) SLA
13 30 (11.95%) Cisco
14 28 (11.16%) Linux
14 28 (11.16%) Service Delivery
14 28 (11.16%) ITSM
15 27 (10.76%) OVSD
15 27 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (9.96%) ITIL V3
17 24 (9.56%) VMware
17 24 (9.56%) MS Project
18 23 (9.16%) Hyper-V
19 22 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (8.76%) Finance
20 21 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
20 21 (8.37%) Incident Management
20 21 (8.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
21 20 (7.97%) Management Information System
21 20 (7.97%) Configuration Management
22 19 (7.57%) MS Visio

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.59%) Lync
5 4 (1.59%) Confluence
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.20%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.40%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.40%) Moodle
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 61 (24.30%) MS Office
2 58 (23.11%) MS Excel
3 24 (9.56%) MS Project
4 19 (7.57%) MS Visio
5 14 (5.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.98%) PaaS
2 5 (1.99%) SaaS
2 5 (1.99%) IaaS
3 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.78%) Internet
2 11 (4.38%) Firewall
2 11 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.98%) LAN
3 10 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (3.19%) WAN
5 7 (2.79%) VPN
6 6 (2.39%) OSPF
6 6 (2.39%) EIGRP
6 6 (2.39%) Wireless
6 6 (2.39%) Network Security
7 5 (1.99%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.99%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.99%) Multicast
7 5 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.99%) WLAN
7 5 (1.99%) SNMP
7 5 (1.99%) BGP
8 4 (1.59%) MPLS
8 4 (1.59%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.78%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (2.79%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.99%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.59%) Big Data
4 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.80%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.80%) OLAP
6 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) OLTP
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.40%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Subversion
2 4 (1.59%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.59%) Ant
2 4 (1.59%) JUnit
2 4 (1.59%) Gradle
2 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.59%) Mercurial
2 4 (1.59%) JIRA
3 2 (0.80%) MSI
3 2 (0.80%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) Selenium
4 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.40%) SCons
4 1 (0.40%) GCC
4 1 (0.40%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.40%) NUnit
General
1 22 (8.76%) Finance
2 12 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.59%) Electronics
4 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (17.53%) Analyst
2 24 (9.56%) Project Manager
3 19 (7.57%) Support Analyst
4 18 (7.17%) Service Manager
5 16 (6.37%) Consultant
5 16 (6.37%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (4.78%) Incident Manager
6 12 (4.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 11 (4.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (4.38%) Service Analyst
7 11 (4.38%) Developer
8 10 (3.98%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.59%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.59%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (3.59%) Architect
10 8 (3.19%) Transition Manager
10 8 (3.19%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (3.19%) Administrator
10 8 (3.19%) Service Transition Manager
11 5 (1.99%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.59%) JMS
1 4 (1.59%) EJB
1 4 (1.59%) Web Services
1 4 (1.59%) J2EE
1 4 (1.59%) Java EE
1 4 (1.59%) JSON
2 1 (0.40%) WCF
2 1 (0.40%) jQuery
2 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (0.40%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.40%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.40%) PhoneGap
2 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.40%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (0.40%) XML
2 1 (0.40%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.97%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.79%) Economics
4 6 (2.39%) PMI
4 6 (2.39%) Open Source
5 5 (1.99%) PKI
5 5 (1.99%) User Experience
6 4 (1.59%) CMDB
7 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.20%) SCADA
7 3 (1.20%) CCTV
8 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.80%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.80%) Statistics
9 1 (0.40%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.40%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 52 (20.72%) Windows
2 28 (11.16%) Linux
3 21 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.98%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.99%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.59%) UNIX
8 4 (1.59%) CentOS
8 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.59%) Android
8 4 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.40%) AIX
10 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.22%) ITIL
2 57 (22.71%) Service Management
3 41 (16.33%) PRINCE2
4 36 (14.34%) Project Management
5 28 (11.16%) Service Delivery
5 28 (11.16%) ITSM
6 25 (9.96%) ITIL V3
7 21 (8.37%) Incident Management
8 20 (7.97%) Configuration Management
9 14 (5.58%) Change Management
10 11 (4.38%) People Management
11 10 (3.98%) Project Planning
12 9 (3.59%) Network Management
12 9 (3.59%) Risk Management
12 9 (3.59%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.19%) Migration
13 8 (3.19%) Change Control
14 7 (2.79%) Matrix Management
14 7 (2.79%) Performance Management
14 7 (2.79%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.37%) C
2 12 (4.78%) SQL
2 12 (4.78%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.59%) C#
3 9 (3.59%) Java
4 7 (2.79%) C++
5 4 (1.59%) Python
6 2 (0.80%) Assembly Language
6 2 (0.80%) Embedded C
6 2 (0.80%) VB
6 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) PHP
7 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 206 (82.07%) SC Cleared
2 98 (39.04%) DV Cleared
3 21 (8.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (7.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (5.98%) APMP
6 13 (5.18%) CCNP
7 11 (4.38%) CCNA
8 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.19%) MCP
8 8 (3.19%) MCSE
8 8 (3.19%) Degree
9 6 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.39%) CCIE
9 6 (2.39%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.39%) HNC
9 6 (2.39%) HND
10 4 (1.59%) PMP
10 4 (1.59%) CCDP
10 4 (1.59%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.35%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.40%) BS15000
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (9.16%) Hyper-V
2 22 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.77%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.39%) Firmware
5 5 (1.99%) XenApp
5 5 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.99%) NFS
6 4 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.80%) Docker
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 27 (10.76%) OVSD
2 11 (4.38%) SCCM
3 8 (3.19%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.79%) OpenView
5 6 (2.39%) SCOrch
6 5 (1.99%) SCOM
6 5 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.99%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.99%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.59%) Puppet
8 3 (1.20%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (1.20%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.40%) Cacti
Vendors
1 84 (33.47%) Microsoft
2 43 (17.13%) HP
3 30 (11.95%) Cisco
4 24 (9.56%) VMware
5 15 (5.98%) Citrix
5 15 (5.98%) F5
6 10 (3.98%) NetApp
7 8 (3.19%) Oracle
8 7 (2.79%) Juniper
8 7 (2.79%) Remedy
9 6 (2.39%) McAfee
9 6 (2.39%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.39%) Lumension
10 5 (1.99%) SAP
10 5 (1.99%) Sophos
11 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.59%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.59%) NetScout
11 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.20%) BMC
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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